Daily Archives: May 29, 2012

What’s On: East, South 5-29

5/29/2012 Perrysburg Melodies on the Maumee: A bicentennial and anniversary concert featuring the Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra and the Glassmen at Fort Meigs, 29100 W. River Rd., at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Concert celebrates performing group’s 50th anniversaries and commemorates the start … Continue reading

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Solemn and soaring Memorial Day tributes on Staten Island

Monday, May 28, 2012 On Sunday, a ceremony marking the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812 was held at the Fort Wadsworth Visitor Center. To honor the war’s bicentennial, Staten Island Borough Historian Thomas Matteo spoke about the impact … Continue reading

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1 Comment May 28, 2012 at 3:00 pm culture Talkin’ ’Bout the War of 1812

torontoist.com A series of debates, discussions, and lectures commemorating the conflict’s bicentennial. By Jamie Bradburn Proclamation issued by the Province of Upper Canada, 1812. Toronto Public Library. War of 1812: Bicentennial Talks Various times and locations running until June 17 … Continue reading

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Events all along the East Coast remember the War of 1812 on its bicentennial

May 28, 2012, By The Associated Press Pity the War of 1812. Its bicentennial is at hand and events are planned for all over North America, from New York, Canada and the Great Lakes to the Mid-Atlantic and the South. … Continue reading

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